There's a new non-fiction best-seller and it's all about one of our favorite automotive leaders. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by tech journalist Ashlee Vance topped the best-seller list for the week ending May 23 over at Audible.

I haven't finished my copy yet, but we do know a few things about the book, including that Tesla CEO Musk himself said at least one anecdote in it is not true. The story about Musk forbidding an employee to leave work to attend the birth of his child is "total BS," Musk said after the book was released.

Published last week, the book is available at your local bookseller, Amazon, and Audible, among other outlets. We'll be hosting a reader's review discussion of the book next week Tuesday in the afternoon, Eastern time, so you've got a week to read the book if you want to participate. Stay tuned for details.
Show full PR text best-sellers for week ending May 23, 2015, according to the AP:

1. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by Ashlee Vance, narrated by Fred Sanders (Harper Audio)
2. The Practicing Mind: Developing Focus and Discipline in Your Life by Thomas M. Sterner, read by the author (Mountain Sage Publishing)
3. Spam Nation: The Inside Story of Organized Cybercrime - from Global Epidemic to Your Front Door by Brian Krebs, narrated by Christopher Lane (Brilliance Audio)
4. A Work in Progress: A Memoir by Connor Franta, narrated by the author (Simon & Schuster Audio)
5. Yes Please by Amy Poehler, narrated by the author with Carol Burnett, Seth Meyers, Mike Schur, Eileen Poehler, William Poehler, Patrick Stewart and Kathleen Turner (Harper Audio)
6. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo, narrated by Emily Woo Zeller (Tantor Audio)
7. The Wright Brothers by David McCullough, narrated by the author (Simon & Schuster Audio)
8. No Land's Man: A Perilous Journey through Romance, Islam, and Brunch by Aasif Mandvi, narrated by the author (Audible Studios)
9. Misbehaving and the Making of Behavioral Economics by Richard Thaler, narrated by L.J. Gasner (Audible Studios)
10. How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie, narrated by Andrew MacMillan (Simon & Schuster Audio)

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